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Thinset Coverage for Tile

Q: How can I be sure that I have proper thinset coverage for the tile I’... Read more

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Pre-Drywall Moisture Meter Check

Knowing the moisture content of your framing might wreak havoc on your... Read more

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Diagonal Method for Stair Layout

Q: The stair layout method described in Training the Trades (Apr/17) was... Read more

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Non-Marring Shingle Ledger

Protect the shingles and eliminate all those pesky nail holes. Read more

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Casing Windows in Deep Wells

Q: How was the exterior window trim handled on the Passive House... Read more

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Dealing With Shower Pan Membrane Corners

Q: When folding the corners of a shower-pan membrane, how do you keep... Read more

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Adjusting a Prehung Door

Q: No matter how expensive the prehung door, there always seem to be... Read more

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Live Loads Vs. Snow Loads in the Code

Q: There are two different rafter tables in the IRC code book: Live Load... Read more

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A Dustless Dry-Cutting Tile Saw

This new 10-inch tile saw from IQ Power Tools features a 24-inch cutting... Read more

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Flashing Tips To Avoid Window Leak Paths

Windows are one of the most vulnerable areas to water and air leaks. Read more

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Modified vs. Unmodified Thinset

Q: What is the difference between modified and unmodified thinset, and... Read more

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Tiling Bathroom Ceilings

Q: I want to tile the ceiling of my client’s bathroom, including the... Read more

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Tinning Copper Roofing Panels

Is this step needed when soldering copper? Read more

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Insulating a Sunroom Floor

An insulated floor can make that sunroom more livable. Read more

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Best Flashing for Concrete?

Aluminum should be avoided, but what else can you use for flashing with... Read more

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